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SharePoint Online o365 JSON data of list of parent site from NAPA? GetbyTitle

Why can't I call REST of the apps parent site from NAPA? I need data from a list on the same level as the app. This chokes. And if I use the Apps URL, it can't find the list with GetByTitle. ...
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Restore from Production to Development

I have two different servers with Sharepoint 2010 standard edition setup. I have two different SQL database servers(DEV_Content and PROD_Content) for these two environments. I would like to create ...
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Hosting a Private AppStore (for iOS) on SharePoint Online

I need to distribute apps for my company from SharePoint online platform. The problem is that when I put on the SharePoint online platform a link like: <a ...
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SPO CSOM Development without installing SharePoint 2013 on my Development Client or even On-Prem

We have this simple requirement. Using Data in an existing SharePoint Custom List on SPO 2013. We need to develop a simple wildcard/partial string search across mutiple columns and display matching ...
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How do I disable Blogs in mysites

I have a SharePoint Online instance and want to disable blogs for my users. I can't seem to find a setting for this anywhere in SharePoint Online. Any guidance on this would help. If it is not ...
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Create Item task does not initiate 'On Creation' workflow in target list

Background: Using SharePoint Online 2013 / SharePoint Designer 2013 I have two lists (A & B). List A culminates by creating a new item in List B. List B has a 'on item creation' workflow. The ...
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Editing links URLs in a Office 365 Public Site

I have a hard time changing the URL addresses of my pages in my public site created in Office 365. Not only is the "Navigation" link missing in my Site Settings (which i suppose is due to the ...
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why i cant bind gridview directly from ListItemCollection Object?

I'm new to SharePoint List and i need to bind gridview using list item collection object like below SPList splEmployees = SPContext.Current.Web.Lists["Employees"]; spgvEmployees.DataSource = ...
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Can a Lookup field work with a list of 5000+ items?

Can a Lookup field work with a list of 5000+ items? I have a list of 15000 items and I want to create a lookup column that accesses this list. Normally a lookup column will filter empty rows and ...
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Sharepoint Online, Custom Styles for Specific Page (Just content, not overall theme)

Hopefully you guys can point me in the right direction, as I haven't be able to find any solid documentation on this problem I've been having. The company I work for recently embraced Office 365, and ...
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New site mailbox in SPO 2013

I was looking forward to try out the new site mailbox app in SPO 2013. I was assuming it could solve my problem of being able to send an email to the mailbox with a document attached to the email ...
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SharePoint Online scenario: Giving access to certain documents to anonymous users

I have a site on SharePoint online with a document library to store documents in. Right now only a new users are able to access the site, but I would like it to be accessable to anonymous users with ...
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What does a server resource quota of 0 mean?

In SharePoint Online it is possible to configure a value for server resources. In our environment we have 1300 "units" of this available. We have 1 public site and 1 private site. Does a server ...
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SharePoint Online 2010 EventReceiver Firing Twice sometimes

I have developed an EventReceiver(VS2010) i.e. ItemAdded event for SharePoint Online 2010 Custom List. I am creating a subsite when an Item has been added. But ONLY sometimes event is firing twice. ...
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Sharepoint Online traverse List Items and output HTML

I am building my WebPart locally and when ready will deploy to SPO. I want to traverse the items of a list using LINQ (or whatever is most proper) and generate HTML based on those items. That's all ...
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Single Point Of failure in SharePoint 2010

We're considering to implement some good/better/best recommendations in our existing Mid-Large SP Farm for "Single point of Failure in SharePoint 2010". Can someone point out to the areas which can be ...
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impossible to set background-image of a div for SharePoint online

I have created a Sandbox solution which contains two modules: one for Master page and other for Site Assets (js, css and images). I have used background-image: url("") in my style sheet file to add ...
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Modal Popup wont popup unless page is checked out?

I have a strange situation whereby I have written my own code to open a modal popup window as shown below: <script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.9.1/jquery.min.js" ...
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CAML Query to get Lookup field value

I've written an autohosted-app to show a few data that are in a list. To get the data in the list, I use this piece of code with a CAML Query. using (var clientContext = ...
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Create a list that allows items to have sub items

I have a list that contains a large amount of technical data that includes drawings and engineering documents. Is it possible for each item (an individual drawing or document item) to have sub items ...
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how to made new post for sharepoint newsfeed webpart through custom webpart

i have a requirement to made new post through custom web part and this must be shown on sharepoint 2013 news feed web part i am new with share point after the lot of googleing find a list of news ...
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InfoPath Code broke when Office 365 went from 14 to 15 please, anyone, check my code

Using SharePoint object model to add an new list item. All resources say the code should not have been affected in the upgrade. It builds with now errors ... deploys to the Sandbox and activates. ...
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SharePoint online solution licensing

We are working on solution which we belive could be useful for organizations using SharePoint. We designed and implemented solution so it can be used in sharepoint online. Since we want to be selling ...
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Create 3-4 editable Pages in sharepoint

I want to create SharePoint Site with simple 3-4 Pages that is like Homepage,About Us,Contact Us and Products. User/Owner Should Login in site and can Change the contents of these pages. My ...
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Deleted Team Site Owners - group now can't recreate - name in use

I accidentally deleted the group Team Site Owners from my site 'Technology'. Now I want to recreate it with the same name, so it fits with the names of all the other default groups in all the other ...
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How to initiate a search crawl on my SharePoint 2010 online list

I have created a search scope on my list (30,000 records!) and all works well. However today I added a new record to my list and that record is NOT showing up in the search results. My process ...
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Info Path 2010 read and update accdb with Sharepoint Online

I am new to Sharepoint and to Info Path, so I hope can correctly articulate my goal, here. I would like to use Info Path to distribute forms which read,update and delete records in an Access 2010 db ...
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Import Excel to Sharepoint List

I need to import an excel file to Sharepoint list without using manual import (Import to Excel). Instead, I want to import automatically by specifying the path of the Excel sheet or by using any ...
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How to Update properties of sharepoint 2010 feature

I have a problem with updating the properties of a sharepoint 2010 feature this is my code : using (SPSite site = new SPSite("http://vm-pc:2000")) { foreach (SPFeatureDefinition ...
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Quickly set 50 existing sites to all use top link bar of parent?

Is there a way to do this in SharePoint Online? Using Powershell for instance?
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Search scopes property query

Is there an option I have to turn on in order to use property query rules in search scopes? I'm on the same screen that's showing it as an option on this guide but I don't see the option on our ...
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How to reduce field on user profiles management using workflow in SP Online

I have some problem with my "holiday proposal" workflow in SharePoint Online (Office 365 - SharePoint 2010). I have created field (integer) "Free days" in user profiles. The main things is to ...
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How do login into SharePoint 2010 Online remotely via a C# Console Application?

I need to have a console app that can login in, authenticate and update some custom lists. I can't find any good examples that work.
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Where can I edit the blog page layout?

I'm using the sharepoint 2010 blog site template for a few of our sites. I'd like to add some default web parts and add some classes to a few extra elements so I can get the page styled properly but ...
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ItemAdded is not firing for listitem

I like to set permission for listitem customlly.But ItemAdded is not firied for listitem. Plz help me
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Sandboxed code execution request failed in Web Part with no Exception thrown

So I'm working on a web part for a client of mine targeting SharePoint Online, and I've run into a brick wall that I've been banging my head against for the last few hours. The web part executes a ...
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Accessing Sharepoint Online lists using Silverlight 5?

I'm developing an application using Silverlight 5, Visual Studio 2010 and VB.Net. I've reached the stage where I have a requirement to read and write information to a Sharepoint Online list, but I'm ...
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return a list view in visual webpart

In have the following code which returns a list and binds it to my repeater. Dim Partnership As SPList = web.Lists("PartnersMedia") rptPartnership.DataSource = Partnership.Items.GetDataTable() ...
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MSOCAF Error “Do not Cast Unnecessarily”

I am running MSOCAF on my custom SharePoint 2010 solution. Its complaing about following piece of code. for(i=0;i<Page.Control.Count;i++) { Control ctrl=Page.Controls[i]; if(ctrl is Button) ...
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Farm Level Branding – Requirement Analysis - Need Ideas

I have a new requirement from my client and performed some analysis. I would like to have your inputs on the same. Farm Level Branding – Requirement Analysis Scenario: When a new site collection ...
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Adding webparts into content areas

By default in Sharepoint 2010, new pages I create have a really rich editing experience, allowing the user to add formatted text and webparts into the same content area e.g. default page. These pages ...
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Custom Poll Web Part

I am creating a custom poll webpart using the following two lists: 1) QuestionList : Stores questions of poll (QuestionId,QuestionDate,Votes,TakenBy) 2) OptionsList: Stores option pertaining to a ...
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Claim auth from ADFS

I asked this question @StackOverflow[1] but maybe this is a better location for it: I try to connect to a SharePoint Online instance via a WPF-Application (C#). I have found this article[2] that ...
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Visual Studio 2010 opens “Create New Site” page in browser when I run “Start Debugging” instead of the site I am trying to debug

I am an Office 365 user and fairly new to Sharepoint. I am trying to write a sandboxed solution for SharePoint online. To do this, I have setup a local developer environment and am currently trying ...
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Word services - how to use?

I have question - how can I use Word services? And how I can use Word automatically converse to PDF file?
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Workflow changing Title an Name of the file

I want to create workflow which can change the Title and the Name. This workflow activate after create or change element. I try to get something like that: Name - Identyfication_number The ...
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What is Site Content and structure in Sharepoint Online and what it is used for or how to create a site structure?

1.What is Site Content and structure in Sharepoint Online and what it is used for or how to create a site structure? Please provide me some good links or videos on activating and using it. I searched ...
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How to create an Information Management Policy Setting in Office365 SharePoint Online

I have setup the public-facing website and created a document library in Office365 SharePoint Online. I would like to configure an Information Management Policy Setting for the document library that ...
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Change work hours in SharePoint Online

I want to change hours work in sharepoint online. I have found something like that: http://jamestsai.net/Blog/post/How-to-change-SharePoint-Calendar-default-start-hour-and-end-hour-of-Day-View.aspx ...
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Parent child relationship inside a document library

How can I implement parent child relationship inside a document library. The document library will have different documents for countries. The same document library will have documents for states ...